Beebe Healthcare restricts visitors

This story contains updated information.

LEWES — Beebe Healthcare has updated its visitor policy restricting visitors to all of its locations unless under special circumstances.

As of 6 p.m. Friday, March 20, no visitors will be allowed at the Margaret H. Rollins Lewes Campus and no one will be able to accompany a patient to a service at an outpatient location.

Special circumstances do allow for visitation.

One healthy visitor is permitted as follows:

•Pediatric patients – preferred parent, guardian, caretaker

•Palliative care or hospice patients

•Specialty physician outpatient visits

•Labor and delivery

•Patients undergoing procedure or surgical procedure including urgent or emergent surgery at Margaret H. Rollins Lewes Campus.

This Visitor Policy is in effect for all of Beebe Healthcare, which include: the Margaret H. Rollins Lewes Campus, Emergency Department, Same Day Surgery, Cardiac Catheterization Lab and Diagnostic Services at the Margaret H. Rollins Lewes Campus; Surgery and Endoscopy Centers, Tunnell Cancer Center, Rehabilitation Services Centers, Diagnostic Imaging Centers, Lab Express Centers, Beebe Medical Group Physician Practices, Walk-in Centers, etc.

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